Table of contents: issue18 http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/514/issues/all?article-type=regular%20column&term=&organisation=&project=&author= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en Down Your Way: University of Abertay Dundee Library http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/down-your-way <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Ariadne visits the University of Abertay Dundee's new library.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="UKOLN-page-body"> <p>The University of Abertay Dundee's new library building is situated in the heart of the city centre. Recently voted Scotland's Best New Building in the Scottish Design Awards 1998, the four story structure of sandstone, steel and glass opened its doors to its users in February this year, and was formally opened by HM Queen on 30th of June.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/down-your-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 regular column philip hunter ieee university of abertay dundee cd-rom data database digital library higher education infrastructure intranet operating system software standards video windows Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 567 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Metadata: Cataloguing Theory and Internet Subject-based Information Gateways http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/metadata <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue18/metadata#author1">Ann Chapman</a>, <a href="/issue18/metadata#author2">Michael Day</a>, and <a href="/issue18/metadata#author3">Debra Hiom</a> compare library cataloguing concepts and ROADS Template creation.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/metadata" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 regular column ann chapman debra hiom michael day british library ifla ilrt iso oclc ukoln university of bath university of bristol university of essex elib sosig aacr2 adobe archives bibliographic data cataloguing data database dublin core framework html identifier isbd java lcsh marc medical subject headings metadata mobile research resource description resource discovery search technology software standards subject gateway subject heading thesaurus video Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 568 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Minotaur: When Computer Knows Best? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/minotaur <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue18/minotaur#author1">Harold Thimbleby</a> criticises the urge to upgrade.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/minotaur" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 regular column harold thimbleby microsoft middlesex university software standards windows Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 569 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Exploring Planet SOSIG: Sociology http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/planet-sosig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>In this edition, <a href="/issue18/planet-sosig#author1">Stuart Macwilliam</a>, the section editor for Sociology, gives an overview of the resources likely to be found in his section. This is preceded by news of some 'mutual mirroring' across the Atlantic, involving SOSIG and the Internet Scout Project.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/planet-sosig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 regular column stuart macwilliam ilrt jisc national science foundation university of bristol university of wisconsin sosig cataloguing higher education research resource discovery Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 570 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Public Libraries Corner http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/pub-lib <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue18/pub-lib#author1">Sarah Ormes</a> and <a href="/issue18/pub-lib#author2">David Potts</a> shed light on the what exactly the Networked Policy Taskgroup does.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="UKOLN-page-body"> <h3 id="The_Work_of_the_Networked_Policy_Taskgroup">The Work of the Networked Policy Taskgroup</h3> <p>For public libraries wishing to provide their users with access to the Internet there are a number of difficult policy decisions that need to be made. For example, do they provide Internet access for free? If they charge how much do they charge? Do they use filtering software? How long can people use the Internet terminals for? What level of services (e.g. e-mail or not) will they provide?</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/pub-lib" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 regular column david potts sarah ormes british library jisc library association ukoln university of bath archives framework higher education ict identifier mailbase research software standards Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 571 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Search Engines http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/search-engines <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue18/search-engines#author1">Walter Scales</a> responds to Dave Beckett's article on search engines in issue 16.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="UKOLN-page-body"> <!-- This document was created from RTF source by rtftohtml version 3.8 --><!-- This document was created from RTF source by rtftohtml version 3.8 --><p>In <a href="/issue16/search-engines/">issue 16</a> of Ariadne Dave Beckett wrote an interesting article on search engines. In that article he refers to lots of examples of UK-based and other searching services, and, albeit with some trepidation in view of the fact that Dave is normally the one doing the reviewing rather than being on the spot himself, I couldn't resist the temptation of having a look at some of the resources he mentions in his excellent "Where in the World...</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/search-engines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 regular column walter scales cataloguing search technology Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 572 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk Web Focus: The Role of the Web Editor http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/web-focus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue18/web-focus#author1">Brian Kelly</a> asks, does 'web editor' mean Unix guru or an HTML coder?</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/web-focus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 regular column brian kelly birkbeck college birmingham city university cardiff university jisc kings college london library association microsoft newcastle university nhs oxford brookes university sheffield hallam university ucisa ukoln university of bath university of birmingham university of edinburgh university of leeds university of nottingham university of oxford university of plymouth university of southampton university of the west of england university of york york university niss accessibility archives content management data data management database framework gopher graphics higher education html intranet java javascript licence mailbase perl research resource management search technology software url web development web resources web services Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 573 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk What Is a URI? http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/what-is <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue18/what-is#author1">Ian Peacock</a> explains 'URI' in plain English.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue18/what-is" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue18 regular column ian peacock cnri ietf oclc ukoln university of bath w3c accessibility cataloguing copyright database digital object identifier doi framework ftp gif handle system html identifier information architecture interoperability metadata namespace persistent identifier purl resource description standardisation standards uri url urn Sat, 19 Dec 1998 00:00:00 +0000 editor 574 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk